Movies like PCU

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PCU
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Nervous high school senior Tom Lawrence visits Port Chester University, where he gets a taste of politically correct college life when he's guided by fraternity wild man Droz and his housemates at The Pit. But Droz and his pals have rivals in nasty preppy Rand McPherson and the school's steely president. With their house threatened with expulsion, Droz and company decide to throw a raging party where the various factions will collide.
Style: humorous, semi serious, witty, realistic, funny, idiotic, satirical, clever, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, chase, buddies, beer, friendship, male nudity, road trip, weed, college life, stereotypes, drinking, love and romance, society, high school, mentor, revenge, stupidity, school, nerds, youth, dialogue, vengeance, beer keg, mascot, friends ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa, boston

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, funny and idiotic films with plots about storytelling, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, adaptation, brutality and first contact mostly in Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like PCU: Dead Man on Campus (1998), Glory Daze (1995), Billy Madison (1995), Bio-Dome (1996), Accepted (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dead Man on Campus
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Josh Miller is a studious and responsible pre-med student entering college as a freshman. His wild, hard-partying roommate Cooper Frederickson, on the other hand, is a spoiled rich kid who never studies and spends his time getting drunk and ogling ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, weed, suicide, buddies, crimes, beer, dumb, stupidity, love and romance, road trip, goth, stereotypes ...
Time: 90s
Place: campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
 5.6
 3K
Glory Daze
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It's punk rock meets Animal House in this campus comedy that stars Ben Affleck as Jack, a soon-to-be graduate who finds he's having a difficult time letting go of the college life -- and decides maybe he doesn't have to. Also ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sentimental, reflective ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, beer, friendship, drinking, buddies, friends, love, looking for love, university, happy ending, life philosophy, mentor ...
Time: 90s, future
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   78%
 
 6.4
 117K
Billy Madison
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father's empire but only if he can make it through all 12 grades, 2 weeks per grade, to prove that ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, idiotic, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: school, high school, teacher, adolescence vs adulthood, farce, stupidity, dumb, fish out of water, destiny, love and romance, beer, misfit ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   82%
    User:   95%
 
Revenge of the Nerds II: Nerds in Paradise
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The members of the Lambda Lambda Lambda fraternity travel to Fort Lauderdale for a fraternity conference. They'll have to beat off the attacks of their rival frat, the Alphas, if they want to maintain their self-respect -- and, of course, if ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, buddies, island, nerds, revenge, goofy hero, social misfits, stereotypes, prank, mentor, college life, defector ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   78%
 
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 4.4
 24K
Bio-Dome
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bud and Doyle are two losers who are doing nothing with their lives. Both of their girlfriends are actively involved in saving the environment, but the two friends couldn't care less about saving the Earth. One day, when a group of scientists ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, stupidity, anti heroes, dumb, buddies, goofy hero, lame, environmentalism, odd couple, college, fish out of water, parody ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: arizona, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   55%
 
 6.5
 114K
Accepted
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A high school slacker who's rejected by every school he applies to opts to create his own institution of higher learning, the South Harmon Institute of Technology, on a rundown piece of property near his hometown.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: college, high school, drinking, beer, college life, teenager, cons and scams, road trip, stereotypes, teacher, youth, dumb ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, yale university, ohio, harvard university
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   52%
 
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Who is Don Ready? Salesman? Lover? Song Stylist? Semi-professional dolphin trainer? Ready is all of the above - except for a dolphin trainer. When he’s asked to help save an ailing local car dealership from bankruptcy, Ready and his ragtag crew ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, hotshot hero, farce, drugs/alcohol, cars, pornography, storytelling, blind ambition, workplace situations, ambition, buddies, rise to the top ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   78%
 
 4.6
 12K
College
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, idiotic, awful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: college, weed, beer, revenge, buddies, drugs/alcohol, high school, prank, road trip, looking for sex, college life, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   70%
 
 5.9
 67K
21 & Over
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brilliant student Jeff Chang has the most important interview of his life tomorrow. But today is still his birthday, what starts off as a casual celebration with friends evolves into a night of debauchery that risks to derail his life plan.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, ridiculous, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friends, beer, nothing goes right, drugs/alcohol, drinking, male nudity, friendship, birthday, buddies, alcohol abuse, revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, campus, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   68%
 
 6.3
 60K
Beerfest
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: During a trip to Germany to scatter their grandfather's ashes, German-American brothers Todd and Jan discover Beerfest, the secret Olympics of downing stout, and want to enter the contest to defend their family's beer-guzzling honor. Their ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beer, competition, drinking, german, drugs/alcohol, buddies, male nudity, underdog, stupidity, contests and competitions, stereotypes, alcohol abuse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany, europe, usa, united states, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
 7.0
 72K
Grandma's Boy
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Even though he's 35, Alex acts more like he's 13, spending his days as the world's oldest video game tester and his evenings developing the next big Xbox game. But he gets kicked out of his apartment and is forced to move in with his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, video game, workplace, stupidity, geek, virginity, weed, drugs/alcohol, buddies, stoners, drugs, drinking ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
Made in America
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, France
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A young black woman discovers that her father was a sperm donor, and if that weren't bad enough, he's white.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, culture clash, high school, comedy of errors, hidden identity, identity, screwball, obsessive quest, self discovery, dysfunctional family, interracial relations, happy ending ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   51%
 
 6.2
 33K
Black Sheep
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When dignified Albert Donnelly runs for Governor, his team moves to keep his slow-witted and klutzy younger brother, Mike, out of the eye of the media. To baby-sit Mike, the campaign assigns sarcastic Steve, who gets the experience of a lifetime ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Plot: politics, buddies, sarcasm, parents and children, dishonesty, nitrous oxide, love and romance, stupidity, dumb, weed, partners, political satire ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
 6.2
 40K
Fired Up!
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 2 Guys. 300 Girls. You Do the Math. The two most popular guys in high school decide to ditch football camp for cheerleader camp. For the girls and for the glory.
Style: sexy, humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night, chick flick
Plot: high school, cheerleading, football, camp, buddies, womanizer, sex, male nudity, looking for sex, teenage life, love and romance, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   56%
 
 3.9
 760
Phat Beach
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A hefty homeboy borrows his dad's Mercedes and goes to the beach with his friends for wild sun & fun.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, idiotic, harsh ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, high school, beach, destiny, on the road, best friends, juvenile delinquency, poetry, young lovers, teenage love, catastrophe, nudity (topless - notable) ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   55%
 
 6.3
 175K
The Internship
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: workplace, underdog, geek, rivalry, buddies, new job, intern, starting over, fish out of water, google, hopes, internet ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
Revenge of the Nerds
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At Adams College, the jocks rule the school from their house on high, the Alpha Beta fraternity. So when a group of socially-challenged misfits try to go Greek, they're instantly rejected by every house on campus. Deciding to start their own ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: college, underdog, vengeance, beer, revenge, chase, teenager, buddies, nerds, high school, stereotypes, bullying ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
 5.8
 8K
Life Stinks
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rich businessman makes a bet he can survive on the streets of a rough Los Angeles neighborhood for 30 days completely penniless. During his stay he discovers another side of life and falls in love with with a homeless woman.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, witty ...
Plot: homeless, farce, switching roles, self discovery, greed, rags to riches, rich and poor, surveillance, social differences, fish out of water, mentor, parody ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   45%
 
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two not-too-bright party girls reinvent themselves for their high school reunion. Armed with a borrowed Jaguar, new clothes and the story of their success as the inventors of Post-It notes, Romy and Michele descend on their alma mater, but their ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, friendship, fashion, geek, prom, best friends, revenge, switching roles, stupidity, unlikely friendships, teenagers, cheerleading ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: arizona, usa, california, new jersey, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
 7.1
 199K
Old School
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three friends attempt to recapture their glory days by opening up a fraternity near their alma mater.
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: college, friendship, drinking, revenge, chase, farce, vengeance, drugs/alcohol, buddies, beer, road trip, starting over ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, new york, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   43%
 
How I Got Into College
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The simple story of two young Michigan high school students, Jessica, Class President, Local Smart Girl, and object of Marlon's affections attempt to get into a small Pennsylvania college. Jessica fights off her parent's expectation of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: college, high school, romance, school, buddies, dedicated educator, underdog, innocence lost, life philosophy, university, looking for love, urban ghetto ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
 5.7
 34K
Encino Man
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: High school misfits Stoney and Dave discover a long-frozen primeval man from the past in their back yard. But the thawed-out Link, as the boys have named him, quickly becomes a wild card in the teens' already zany Southern California lives. ...
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, school, fish out of water, teenager, prom, college life, high school life, teenage life, dumb, geek, teenagers, college ...
Time: prehistory, 80s, prehistoric times
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
American Reunion
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, sexual, not serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, drinking, masturbation, buddies, drugs/alcohol, revenge, high school, male nudity, strong sexual content, virginity, reunion, pornography ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
Dinner for Schmucks
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Rising executive Tim Wagner works for a boss who hosts a monthly dinner in which the guest who brings the biggest buffoon gets a career-boost. Tim plans on not attending until he meets Barry, a man who builds dioramas using stuffed mice. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, realistic ...
Plot: farce, comedy of errors, mouse, goofy hero, dumb, male nudity, misfit, screwball, stupidity, social misfits, friendship, nothing goes right ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
Kiss Me, Guido
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When he discovers his girlfriend having sex with his brother, Frankie (Scotti) decides to head to Manhattan, leaving his Bronx pizza shop forever for the fame and fortune of show business. But before stardom, he needs a place to stay. Looking in the ...
Style: clever, talky, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Plot: mistaken identity, farce, gay, friendship, odd couple, city life, stereotypes, culture clash, gays and lesbians, urban, happy ending, homosexuality ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, greenwich village manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
Police Academy 3: Back in Training
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: When police funding is cut, the Governor announces he must close one of the academies. To make it fair, the two police academies must compete against each other to stay in operation. Mauser persuades two officers in Lassard's academy to better ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, police, buddies, goofy hero, male nudity, partners against crime, prank, contests and competitions, officers and cadets, competition, basic training, mentor ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
 6.1
 32K
Next Friday
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ice Cube returns as Craig Jones, a streetwise man from South Central Los Angeles who has a knack for getting into trouble. This time out, Craig is still trying to outsmart neighborhood bully Debo (Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr.); after Craig gets ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, idiotic ...
Plot: vengeance, revenge, prison, buddies, chase, marijuana, suburbs, social misfits, weed, friendship, stereotypes, cons and scams ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 5.4
 13K
Sorority Boys
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three friends who head the Social Committee in a frat house, called KOK (Kappa Omicron Kappa), are charged with stealing money their fraternity has been saving for a cocktail cruise at the end of the semester, the one that guarantees them a spot at ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: cross dressing, sorority, college, buddies, stereotypes, hidden identity, farce, student life, fish out of water, comedy of errors, stupidity, women ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   44%
 
Midnight Madness
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A genius grad student organizes an all-night treasure hunt in which five rival teams composed of colorful oddballs furiously match wits with one another while trying to locate and decipher various cryptic clues planted ingeniously around Los Angeles.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, feel good, inspirational ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: college, adventure, school, beer, competition, on the road, buddies, treasure hunt, chase, contests and competitions, race against time, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   37%
 
 4.2
 18K
Mean Girls 2
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story revolves around a new high school student, Jo (Meaghan Martin) , who agrees to befriend an outcast, Abby (Jennifer Stone), at the urging of Abby's wealthy father in exchange for paying all of Jo's costs for the college of her ...
Style: humorous, sexy, semi serious, awful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: high school, best friends, social misfits, high school life, lame, teenage life, geek, bullying, dialogue, wizards, finnish, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 
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